Mackenzie Building - QEII
Mackenzie Building

5788 University Avenue
Halifax, NS B3H 1V8

Administrative Switchboard: 902-473-2700

More about this location


If you need help immediately, call 911.

To access the mental health mobile crisis team call 902-429-8167 or toll-free at 1-888-429-8167. This is a 24 hour, seven days a week phone service to help you or your loved one cope with mental health and addiction challenges in the moment. 

Clinics and Services

  • Water testing 
  • Laboratory specimens drop off


The parking lot entrances are located on University Ave. and South Park St. A parking fee will be charged when you exit the parking lot. Please make sure you have the correct change or your credit card. The following fees apply: 

  • $3 per hour for the first two hours
  • $2.50 for the third hour
  • $2 for each additional hour
  • There is a maximum daily rate for $14.50

WiFi and Internet Access

Free public WiFi.


The Mackenzie Building is home to the largest clinical laboratory in Atlantic Canada. Doctors and patients can drop off specimens for diagnostic laboratory testing at this location.

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